Magarental

Web-based vacation property rental management solution

About Magarental

MagaRental is a cloud-based vacation rental management solution for multiple unit property owners to manage their short-term rental bookings. The software is suitable for small and midsized property owners and caters mainly to European clients. MagaRental enables property owners to advertise their properties to prospective customers and manage all of the operations surrounding online reservations.

MagaRental provides custom tools for designing interactive property websites and listing property details with images and videos, rent descriptions and booking terms & conditions. Property owners can then manage booking inquiries, reservations, billings, payment and other related activities through their personalized property website. The inbuilt SEO module helps to improve site performance and increase property visibility across online channels. Property owners can run multiple marketing campaigns through email and social media platforms to engage with their customers efficiently. The solution also provides a tailor made XML API for integrating the solution with other web services. The interactive calendar displays the current bookings accepted along with available slots for accepting new bookings. Property managers can also manage multiple calendars for each property, customized to their requirements and also sync calendar details with their Google account.

MagaRental partners with multiple online booking platforms such as Booking, HomeAway, Holiday and TripAdvisor among others. Users can list their property details on all these third-party channel partners and manage booking inquiries from a single central portal. MagaRental are developing native Android and iOS mobile apps which will enable property owners to manage booking operations from their mobile devices. MagaRental's listed clients include Trident Holiday Homes, Short Let London and Sotheby’s Italy Retreats.

Key benefits of Magarental

• MagaRental is an online solution enabling vacation rental property owners to list multiple properties and manage their online booking operations.

• The solution provides various customizable website templates for designing & creating interactive property websites.

• MagaRental includes tools for search engine optimization (SEO) which allows businesses to improve the visibility and ranking of their property website.

• Property owners can run online campaigns to engage with their clients through social media platforms such as Facebook and Twitter, sharing promotional posts and gift vouchers for example.

• Users will soon be able to manage bookings on their smartphones using the MagaRental mobile app, available for Android and iOS device users.

Devices

Business size

S M L

Markets

Germany, United Kingdom

Supported Languages

English, Italian

Images

View multiple property listings
Track bookings and manage payments
Configure property details to display
Build custom vacation rental websites
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Features

Total features of Magarental: 47

  • API
  • Accounting
  • Availability Management
  • Billing & Invoicing
  • Booking Management
  • Calendar Sync
  • Commission Management
  • Contact Management
  • Contract/License Management
  • Credit Card Processing
  • Credit Check
  • Customisable Templates
  • Drip Campaigns
  • Email Templates
  • Employee Management
  • For Vacation Rentals
  • Gift Card Management
  • Guest Experience Management
  • Housekeeping Management
  • Inspection Management
  • Inventory Management
  • Late Fee Calculation
  • Lead Distribution
  • Lead Management
  • Maintenance Management
  • Multi-Channel Management
  • Multi-Location
  • Online Booking
  • Online Payments
  • Owner Statements
  • Payment Processing
  • Rate Management
  • Real Estate Rental
  • Real Time Notifications
  • Recurring Rentals
  • Reservations Management
  • SEO Management
  • Scheduling
  • Short / Long Term Rental
  • Tax Management
  • Tenant Portal
  • Tenant Tracking
  • Third Party Integrations
  • Vacancy Management
  • Vendor Management
  • Website Management
  • Work Order Management

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Reviews

Overall rating

4.6 /5
(30)
Value for Money
4.3/5
Features
4.4/5
Ease of Use
4.3/5
Customer Support
4.3/5

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William H.
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  • Industry: Luxury Goods & Jewelry
  • Company size: 1,001-5,000 Employees
  • Used Daily for 6-12 months
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  • Likelihood to recommend 10.0 /10

🥇Go Magarental! Thank you we finally have the right solution and the right partner to...

Reviewed on 31/8/2018

I have tried and observed over the last 10 years many Property Management Sofware. The optimun does...

I have tried and observed over the last 10 years many Property Management Sofware. The optimun does not exist even because we are in a field in continuous evolution and most of Property Manager does not work according to a unique standard practice/flow.

I find this the most complete software that can empower a Property Manager to become a SuperPropertyManager saving time on low value added duties (automatized), sharing information/reports to Property Owners, Managing information flows from guests and the facility team.

You need as with every software to take your time to try, understand and get the value. Once you understand is perfect.

Pros

😍 Easy and integrated. A Property Management Software that covers also the Channel Manager tools features. Flexible and easy to connect.

📱 Mobile/pad friendly

🎪 Integrated a very nice website customized with payment platform

🤹‍♂️ Improved continuously

🎯 Customer service that knows not only the software but the business providing insighs beyond their traditional role.

🎮 Allow a remote control of operations on the field very efficient

🎬Integrated with analytics tools! Power BI.

🏆 Great price for value

Cons

We there are many minor things that can be improved as with any software but I see day after day new improvements so I am fine with everything.

Response from MagaRental

Thanks William, we appreciate much when a professional of vacation rental understand all aspect of our application. Will try to do the best for improve always

Maurizio

Stefano T.
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  • Industry: Real Estate
  • Company size: 51-200 Employees
  • Used Daily for 2+ years
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  • Likelihood to recommend 10.0 /10

The Best Vacation Rentals Software

Reviewed on 30/8/2019

Pros

We have been working in the field of vacation rentals for more than 10 years and we have tested the most important vacation rentals software. Magarental is currently the best software for those who manage a considerable number of apartments in one or in serveral cities.

The possibility of having in a single software all the functionalities necessary to automate the internal management processes is certainly one of the most important aspects.

Joining Magarental means having a system that manages everything: reservations, contracts, invoices, channel managers, arrivals and departures, maintenance, cleaning and external agencies. Furthermore, in our experience, there is no one who is equal to Magarental so complete and which allows a maximum level of customization. Any functionality you want to add will be possible thanks to the ability of the development team to customize the software to your business needs. This is the strong point that nobody can guarantee (I guarantee you ).

Cons

The software is ideal for those who manage many apartments for those with strong growth prospects and need a partner with whom to grow their business. It is not suitable for individuals, small real estate managers who do not have personalization needs and strong growth. It is a system with many features that require some initial time (as it should be) to configure it.
Considesince it will be the most important system for your business I suggest you do it. If you don't have the time to manage such a powerful program, don't start.

Alfonso M.
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  • Industry: Hospitality
  • Company size: 2-10 Employees
  • Used Daily for 1+ year
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  • Likelihood to recommend 0.0 /10

Not user friendly and customer service could be better

Reviewed on 9/9/2018

We did leave a good review when we first joined Magarental but it was in the first few weeks of...

We did leave a good review when we first joined Magarental but it was in the first few weeks of using the product. The customer service was good at the beginning, 2 years ago, but this did not last. We should have waited longer before writing the first review.

Pros

It is a fair price and it is good for book keeping and accounting.

Cons

It is not not user friendly at all and is an archaic system. Although there are lots of functionalities (you don't necessary need them all), it could be much more straight forward and less complicated than it is. There are other software options which offer the same functionality or more but are much more user friendly with a more modern design. Be prepared to spend lots of time getting to know the system. The English version of the back office is not correctly translated therefore causes confusion.We got a 2 year deal with them but I did not expect the customer support to be lacking - I would rather have paid more and got better customer service and support. Up until I left, they had not synchronized with Air BnB - this is another reason why we didn't renew the contract. They did say that they would have achieved this synchronization by September but we could not wait.

Response from MagaRental

Dear Alfonso,

We really feel sorry about this negative review of our company as always your inputs are important to us.

We wish well in your future endeavor and hope that you will come back to see the new streamlined Magarental 3.0 we have just launched.

We take comfort that we were not too harsh on us in our valuation of our overall Rating, Features & Functionality as well as Value for Money.

Our assistance team will miss you , after all the conversation they had with they felt like you were part of the family and that you were starting to use the software at it¿s full potential ( PMS, Channel Manager, MarketPlace and features like automations, invoicing, reporting, API connectivity etc¿

We are hoping to have soon as we have overall the platform.

Your family is missing you, please come back.

Maurizio Lecce CEO of Magarental

Roger B.
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  • Industry: Hospitality
  • Company size: 51-200 Employees
  • Used Daily for 2+ years
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  • Likelihood to recommend 9.0 /10

Magarental, a great choice, but not for everyone.

Reviewed on 9/11/2018

Our overal experience with Magarental is positive because of its functionalities, possibility to...

Our overal experience with Magarental is positive because of its functionalities, possibility to adapt to our requirements and its price quality ratio, especially compared to alternative solutions.

Pros

First of all I need to mention that we use this software for connecting our vacation rental product to ota's and other platforms only, hence we are not too familiar with the crm/pms/cms functionalities it has to offer.
Magarental has proven to be quite a different product than what we initially could image, having had previous experiences with larger alternatives. The possibility to personally tweak, verify, adjust or adapt a large number of settings is not for the faint of heart but therefore more appreciated by who has an understanding of the matter. What is most appreciated is the flexibility of the system and the collaboration we have with Magarental.

Cons

It can take some time and patience to understand the software and the features it offers.

Mark S.
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  • Industry: Hospitality
  • Company size: 11-50 Employees
  • Used Daily for 1+ year
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  • Likelihood to recommend 3.0 /10

Frustrating

Reviewed on 1/11/2017

Time saving in organising reservations into work

Time saving in organising reservations into work

Pros

The power of the product - this product puts the user in control and has many features that allows you to manage reservations, payments and messaging in the front end to services at check in and check out and other times at the back end.

Cons

The support is appauling. They give ZERO documentation, provide no useful help in english (Italian owner and staff) as they waste a lot of time waffling instead of listening. And their website development add on takes them nearly 6 months to create despite being templated. Cheap powerful product but woefully understaffed - such a shame.

Response from MagaRental

Hi Mark
I want to say thanks for your comment about the application and the features and functionality and try to improve our customer support. How you know we are not simple channel manager like our competitors but also a complete PMs that permit in your case to have 4 websites in one application.
In the next months, we have a plan to increment the internal resources in different languages so we can help better our customers and create more documentation off line.
Thanks Alessio

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Magarental offers the following pricing plans:

  • Starting from: US$70.00/month
  • Pricing model: Subscription
  • Free Trial: Available

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Magarental has the following typical customers:

2-10, 11-50, 51-200, 201-500

Magarental supports the following languages:

English, Italian

Magarental supports the following devices:

Android (Mobile), iPhone (Mobile), iPad (Mobile)

Magarental integrates with the following applications:

Google Calendar

Magarental offers the following support options:

Email/Help Desk, FAQs/Forum, Phone Support, Chat

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